This fact sheet examines possible relationships between use of antiperspirants or deodorants and cancer risk.
Skin cancers from ultraviolet light in tanning devices totaled $343.1 million in 2015 alone, researchers say.
Younger and usual adult body mass index (BMI) may be linked to increased risk for developing multiple myeloma, research indicates.
Researchers may have uncovered a way to target treatment for cancers that have a viral component.
Prolonged exposure to work-related stress has been associated with an increased likelihood of colon, lung, rectal, and stomach cancer and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, research indicates.
Despite being aware of the risks, college students continued to use tanning beds, a study found.
Researchers sought to determine the influence of obesity on the transformation of MGUS, an asymptomatic plasma cell neoplasm, to multiple myeloma.
This fact sheet examines sources of formaldehyde and possible health risks posed by this chemical.
Fewer people smoking, but cancer burden still high in the U.S.
Safety of the smokeless tobacco product called into question after a study links it to increased prostate cancer mortality.
There is a higher risk of secondary primary cancer in obese male survivors versus the general population.
This fact sheet explores the links, both negative and positive, that Helicobacter pylori may have with gastric and other cancer types.
Study data indicate that women who ate a Western diet also had 46 percent higher risk of breast cancer.
Cumulative Cancer Risk in TP53+ Patients Varies by Cancer Type
Despite previous research demonstrating that the use of PDE-5 inhibitors such as sildenafil, tadalafil, and vardenafil may reduce the risk for developing prostate cancer, a new study suggests that these agents do not prevent prostate cancer.
Association occurred at arsenic concentrations below 2001 EPA maximum.
Researchers in Sweden have, for the first time, estimated the risk of developing various types of prostate cancer for men with brothers and/or fathers with the disease.
Patients with diabetes had a significantly higher risk of most cancers, but only in the 10 years prior to and in the 3 months after diabetes diagnosis.
Patients living with HIV are at high risk for lymphoma,according to recent study data, and recent autologous hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation may be preferable for these patients.
PSA levels in midlife strongly predict future lethal prostate cancer risk in U.S. cohort.
Water fluoridation began in the United States in 1945, and possible connections between cancer and fluoridation have been debated since.
Both automated and clinical assessments of breast density are associated with breast cancer risk.
Researchers believe arsenic exposure might contribute to higher-than-normal rates of bladder cancer in the region.
Two strains of oral bacteria -- P. gingivalis and A. actinomycetemcomitans -- have been linked to higher risk of pancreatic cancer.
Food speaks to our genes; its message or signal can turn the immune system on or off. Consumption of a high carbohydrate or sugar diet can increase risk of cancer.
Findings in waterpipe smokers include both biological and clinical abnormalities in greater numbers versus nonsmokers.
Researchers identified a cancer-causing gene triggered by alcohol use, providing a link between alcohol and breast cancer in cell-based research.
Physicians shouldn't rely on mole count as the only reason to perform skin exams for melanoma.
Although reported absolute rates of second malignancies after radiotherapy for prostate cancer are very low, it is associated with higher rates of bladder, colon, and rectal cancers in patients who undergo radiotherapy for prostate cancer.
Eating processed meats such as bacon and sausage may increase the risk for breast cancer in Latinas, while the same association was not found in white women.
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